Pragelpass Trail




19.84 km long
difficulty: difficult
condition: difficult
Great panorama
  • 07:15 h
  • 1,200 m
  • 950 m
  • 612 m
  • 1,550 m
  • 938 m
  • 19.84 km
  • start: Muotathal Dorf
  • destination: Hinter Klöntal
Stage 2, Muotathal–Hinter Klöntal

The Muota Valley is a green, long Schwyz valley framed by mountains. The long hike to Klöntal begins at the powerfully curved wooden bridge in Muotathal. A charming pass hike with beautiful houses and stables along the way, but also pastures and meadows. View of the Bödmeren primeval forest above Muotatal, below which the cave system of Hölloch spreads out. Culturally interesting: the Richisau inn.


Best season

depending on the weather


Muotathal Dorf - Schaffmatt - Naturfreundehaus Pragelblick - Pragelpass - Hinter Richisau - Hinter Klöntal

Tour information

  • Stop at an Inn


Muotathal is located in Central Switzerland and is easily accessible by car.

Coming from Basel-Lucerne:
Continue on the A14 from Lucerne in the direction of Zug. After 20 km, you will come to the Rütihof intersection. There you take the A4 motorway in the direction of Schwyz. Take the Schwyz exit and follow the signs in the direction of Muotathal.

Coming from Lake Constance and Rapperswil:
At Rapperswil, drive in the direction of Pfäffikon / Gotthard. At Pfäffikon, drive a short distance on the A3 motorway in the direction of Gotthard. Then take the first exit in the direction of Gotthard / Schwyz. The road will take you to Schwyz via Rothenthurm and Sattel. At Schwyz, drive towards Muotathal.

Coming from Gotthard-Altdorf:
Take the bypass (tunnel) in Flüelen in the direction of Schwyz. After the Mosi Tunnel, leave the motorway at Exit 40 Brunnen (in the direction of Weggis/Gersau/Schwyz/Brunnen). Drive in the direction of Ibach/Schwyz and at the 2nd roundabout in Ibach (by Dany's Family Restaurant), take the 1st exit towards Muotathal.

At the school building Muota there is a large parking lot which can be used free of charge.
Muotathal is located in the heart of Central Switzerland. It can be reached by public transport via the Auto AG Schwyz No. 501 bus from the SBB train station in Schwyz.

Additional information

SchweizMobil Nr. 29


Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus GmbH / Schwyzer Wanderwege


Stoos-Muotatal Tourismus GmbH


Getting there
Pragelpass Trail
6436 Muotathal